11th June, 2016

This week we have been tweeting information and images about infant mental health awareness and the importance of providing the right support at the beginning of life, helping babies, ... More

6th June, 2016

 ACP member Ann Horne gives advice to mother of troubled boy in the Guardian Weekend’s Problem Solved Column. A mother of two children asks journalist Annalisa Barbieri for help... More

30th May, 2016

 This is a difficult time of year for many families, not only for those with young people taking exams. Teachers too, experience the stress and tension of getting students to achieve top grades... More

28th May, 2016

The Children's Commissioner, Anne Longfield has launched a Lightning Review today, highlighting how some Children’s mental health services are failing children with life-threatening... More

26th May, 2016

Adopted Children and young people and care leavers were mentioned in the Queen’s speech last week, with a promised Children and Social Work Bill:“A Bill will be introduced to ensure that... More

26th May, 2016

Sky News has reported that parents whose children have been sectioned under the Mental Health Act are taking legal action to get their children treated closer to home.Shockingly, 165 children with... More

26th May, 2016

Disturbing survey results concerning trends GPs have witnessed in the rise of mental health issues in young patients has been released by stem 4, a charity that works to prevent mental... More

25th May, 2016

Minister Confirms Dedicated Children and Young People’s Mental Health Team in GovernmentIn answer to a question from Shadow Mental Health Minister Luciana Berger MP, Social Care Minister Rt Hon... More

9th May, 2016

Invisible Suffering – Unite Mental Health Round Table event with Shadow Minister for Mental HealthACP and Unite union member, Selina Perocevic and Media and Comms lead, Alison Roy... More

7th May, 2016

ACP member Sarah Sutton attended an All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) Penal Affairs and the APPG for Children, on behalf of the ACP, looking at the Review of the Youth Justice... More


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